The Afro-Jamaican Presence in Guatemala

  Guiou: The Other Blacks The Afro-Jamaican Presence in Guatemala by Gloria J. Arnold Tate Publishing Paperback, $12.00 96 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-1-62746-147-4   Book Review by Kam Williams   [This book] chronicles the journey of a group of Jamaican pioneers who went to Guatemala during the early 1900s and carved out a life for themselves and […]

Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights

  Racial Innocence Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights by Robin Bernstein New York University Press Paperback, $24.00 320 pages, Illustrated ISBN: 978-0-8147-8708-3   Book Review by Kam Williams   “Whiteness… derives power from its status as an unmarked category… [It] never has to acknowledge its role as an organizing principle in social and cultural relations. This […]

Sharma on Obama

  Dinesh Sharma “The Global Obama” Interview with Kam Williams   Dr. Dinesh Sharma is a cultural psychologist, marketing consultant and an acclaimed author with a doctorate from Harvard University. He is an Associate Research Professor (Honorary) at the Institute for Global Cultural Studies, SUNY-Binghamton; a senior fellow at Institute for International and Cross-Cultural Research, NYC; and […]